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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 45' South
Longitude: 141° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.72 meters/second, 1565.0 km/hour, 972.5 miles/hour or 845.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 24' 39.2"972.36 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 minorth972.74 mi
24 hours13° 51' 55.1"935.56 mieast4° 13' 57.7"290.94 minorth986.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 12:02 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 11:32 AM1026 km637 miles554 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 1:32 PM1808 km1123 miles976 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 11:32 AM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 11:32 AM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 10:32 AM3129 km1944 miles1690 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 10:32 AM3280 km2038 miles1771 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 11:32 AM3292 km2045 miles1777 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 4:32 PM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 10:32 AM3711 km2306 miles2004 nmWest-southwest WSW
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